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Features October 2016 Issue

Flying Classes for Pilots

This “highly exotic, exquisitely hand-crafted” sign led the way and introduced Dog’s irreverent sense of humor.

Flying Classes for Pilots

All around the country, at small airports and large, are seasoned instructors with a wealth of knowledge to impart. We attended one class offered by our own Dog Brenneman.

To call Richard “Dog” Brenneman seasoned is like calling the Taj Mahal a nice building or the Mississippi River a little stream. Dog Brenneman was a career U.S. Air Force pilot who cut his teeth as a Vietnam-era F-4 jock. Unfortunately, during that “conflict,” enemy fire provided him a lengthy stay in the POW wing of the Hanoi Hilton where, he said, the room service sucked and management didn’t care.

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